Main Building:

  Monday - Friday   Saturday - Sunday  
Month Open Close Open Close
January - February            09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm
March 09:30am 4pm 09:30am 5pm
April - September 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
October 09:30am 4:30pm 09:30am 5pm
November - December 09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm

Please note Pavilion Gardens is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day and will also close at the earlier time of 2pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

Lakeside Hut:-
Open weekends and school holidays (weather dependent)

Miniature Train:-
Open 11am - 4pm at weekends and school holidays (weather dependent)

Boating Lake:
Open from April

Due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there may be occasions where management deem it necessary to differentiate from the times given above. We will give as much notice as possible.

Contact us today on: 01298 23114

Business Hours

  • Monday - Friday   09.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday - Sunday   09.30am - 5pm
  • *See opening times for our full opening hours  

About Us

The Pavilion Gardens is a beautiful historic venue dating back to 1871 which superbly shows off the Victorian splendour of Buxton. Set within 23-acres of magnificent landscaped gardens and play areas the venue provides the perfect setting for fun and relaxing family days out, with great food and drink, shopping and over 100 events and festivals throughout the year.

Managed By


Pavilion Gardens St John's Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6BE